Peter Lardner, President
Peter Lardner is a Managing Director and Banker in the San Francisco office of J.P. Morgan Private Bank, working closely with partners of hedge fund, private equity and venture capital firms to address their liquidity, tax, estate planning and investment needs. Pete draws upon two decades of experience helping founders launch and grow their firms, having led Goldman Sachs’s Prime Brokerage business on the West Coast. He started at Goldman in 2000 in London, where he worked in both equity and derivative sales. Prior to Goldman, he was a financial correspondent for Reuters news agency in London and Tokyo. Pete earned a B.A. from Dartmouth College and an M.B.A. from London Business School. He is a CFA® charterholder and a member of the CFA Society of San Francisco. Pete and his wife are raising their four children in Marin County.